○Level: Upper intermediate
Companion workbook to Authentic Japanese: Progressing from Intermediate to Advanced [New Edition]
This workbook offers different types of drills to help learners better understand and firmly retain the vocabulary and points of grammar presented in the textbook. Also included are free communication tasks based on the themes of the units that challenge learners to put to use what they’ve learned, helping them to strongly sense their progress toward the advanced level.
Answers to the exercises are provided on sheets at the back of the book that are perforated for easy removal.
Vocabulary Exercises: Two types of drills, Reading Kanji and Writing Kanji, provide practice with the vocabulary appearing in the textbook’s “Before Reading,” “Let’s Read,” and “After Reading” sections.
Key Expressions: The Key Expressions presented in the workbook are practiced using several types of drills tailored to the content.
Expansion Exercises: These tasks expand on the themes of the textbook and can be readily adapted to each classroom’s needs.
Unit 1 自己紹介と本当の自分（Introducing Yourself, and the Real You）
Unit 2 若者の自己評価（Young People and Self-esteem）
Unit 3 ジェンダーを考える（Thinking about Gender）
Unit 4 ことばと文化（Language and Culture）
Unit 5 心と体のバランス（Mental and Physical Balance）
Unit 6 働くということ（The Concept of Work）
Unit 7 日本語の多様性（The Japanese Language’s Diversity）
Unit 8 環境のためにできること（What We Can Do to Protect the Environment）
Unit 9 食の共同性（The Communality of Food）
Unit 10 笑いのちから（The Power of Laughter）